Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Orcas Island Family Farm Stay

You sent a message to this owner.

This owner hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 07/10/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Orcas farmhouse description

Morning Star Farm:Beauty, Restoration, Inspiration! Historic organic farm invites family vacations,quiet individual retreats and special events. Unique rental options include artistically renovated barn and cabin. Enjoy this 120 year old renovated family homestead. Imagine, rest, renewal and fun for for all. lush gardens in the summer quiet retreat in the winter.
Garden Cottage is nestled in the upper flower garden with a storybook view of pond pastures, and historic hay rake. Relax into this easy living cottage with its rustic pole ceiling, white walls and Saltillo tiles. Cozy up by the wood stove with a book or retreat from a hot summers day, cook a farm fresh meal, play a board game or just remember how to daydream in the hammock; makes for a great writers retreat, family getaway, romantic weekend hideaway! Large bedroom has 2 full beds with extra floor space for floor mattress. Small but fully equipped kitchen opens up to living room with a pull out futon off to the side. Outside, south facing sitting area includes barbeque. Rate is $185 a night for 2 + $15 each additional guest.
The Secret Garden Room is adjacent to the cottage. Through the wagon wheel gate, you will find this one of a kind guestroom with a private doorway and deep set windows that look out south through the flower garden to the south and out west to the horse paddock. Fireplace, latia ceiling, limestone tiled bathroom add to the old world feel of this special room. King bed; pull out couch, full bath. Room includes small writing/ desk/ sitting area, floor space for extra mattress, work nicely alone or as extra space with the cottage. Rate is $135 a night for 2 + $15 each additional guest.
The Madrona room is privately tucked up in the northwest corner of the house. Savor the sunset from your secluded porch, soak in the hot tub under the stars, or perhaps you would prefer to relax in the sauna attached to the walk in shower of the bathroom. Either way, if you are looking for ultimate retreat and relaxation time this is the room for you! 2 queen beds, plenty of floor space for extra floor mattress. Rate is $150 a night for 2 + $15 each additional guest.
The Barn is great for groups/families who want something a bit more rustic, this is a 125-year-old structure remodeled to maintain original integrity. It has a wonderful hayloft for sleeping (see photos) plus two pull out couches in the huge open downstairs room. For more privacy, you may prefer the wall tent (w/full bed and wood stove) out back on mossy knoll. Just outside the barn, experience a lovely outdoor shower. Inside the barn room, there is tons of counter space for group cooking, crafts, and gatherings. Opens up onto main garden area, play structure and lake. Basketball slab out front, picnic tables and bar-b-que ready for gatherings! Rate is $350 a night for 2 + $10 for each additional guest.
Additional tent sites (available with barn rental only), $35 for double occupancy, $15 each additional camper.



Keywords: Beautiful secluded 35 acre sanctuary includes working organic farm,120 year old renovated barn, swimming pond, pasture, horses, Cabin, woodlands, walking trails,b-ball ,badminton, campfire...perfect for family reunions, retreats, and other gatherings--fun for all!

Property Type

      • Farmhouse

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 4-15

              • Bedroom 4

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 5

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 1: 2 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Garden Cottage includes living room Kitchen,WIFI...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Secret Garden room adjacent to cottage,door to outside...moreless

              • The Madrona Room: 2 queen

                Includes deluxe bathroom w sauna,walk in shower large deck...moreless

              • Barn : 2 double, 2 twin/ single, 4 sleep sofa /futon

                Complete with kitchen large living/gathering space WIFI...moreless

              • Wall tent: 1 double

                private canvas cabin w/ wooden deck ...moreless

              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (4), Child Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (5)...moreless

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing

                      Location Type

                          • Rural:

                            Organic working farm on historic family homestead ;35 beautiful acres include large pasture,huge pond and woodland sanctuary....moreless

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Basketball Court
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Golf
                          • Hiking
                          • Kayaking
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Sailing
                          • Snorkeling/Diving
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis

                          Dining

                          • Dining:

                            Plenty of picnic tables as well as tables inside...moreless

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 20 people

                          General

                          • Linens Provided
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Wood Fireplace
                          • Wood Stove

                          Kitchen

                          • Catering Available:

                            We offer farm fresh dinners for special events with a flexible menu tailored to your desires and the time of year. About as organic local as you can be!!...moreless

                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils

                          Outside

                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Sauna
                          • Shared Hot Tub
                          • Jetted Tub
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 8 traveler reviews
                          Loading...
                           
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $350

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Rates vary depending on rooms and numbers of guests. Email to request specific rates and details for your group.


                          Please wait... Travel with confidence

                          Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                          Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                          Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                           

                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/10/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          This owner hasn’t verified their location. If you would like more information, please contact the owner.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1988

                          About the owner: We have lived and farmed on orcas since 1988, while also teaching and traveling over this time. We have raised all of our children on the island.

                          Why the Owner Chose Orcas:
                          You will find the beauty here touches you in more ways than one.This land has a rich history of homesteading and healing.As our home of over 25 years,we have not only raised our children here, we have lovingly established an operational and educational organic farm business as a part of the land.We are committed to stewarding a place of growing, learning, healing and creating. We are honored to share this island sanctuary including our 25 year old organic farm business with other families and friends.We are always learning ourselves. Not only has the farm produced thousands of pounds of vital food over the years,we have witnessed people of all ages be nourished by their total experience of being here. We look forward to hosting more gatherings or quiet individual retreats in the future.


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          VRBO #347308

                          There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                          This listing was first published here in 2011.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

                          $350 per night (USD)
                          8

                          5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 15

                          View calendar: Updated 07/10/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
                          Dates are unavailable
                          Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                          This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                          Get an instant quote
                          Owner
                          Member since: 2011
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 07/10/2014
                          Email owner

                          +1 360 376 5265

                          Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                          Add vacation protection services to your booking

                          Three services to protect your trip:

                          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                          Get it now

                          advertisement

                          Share this property via Email

                          Orcas Island Family Farm Stay

                          Orcas #347308

                          5 BR  4 BA  Sleeps 15

                          You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                          Share this property via Email

                            Please correct the following errors and resend:
                          • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                          • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                          • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.